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Frank's Steak House

€€ - €€€American, Steakhouse,
2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
+1 617-661-0666
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (15 reviews)
“steak” (55 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Bar
€€ - €€€
2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasantly surprised after trying this classic restaurant. They do everything right here.Yes, it is Old School but but that adds a little comfort to the experience. We had the Bruschetta, Chicken Picatta, and the London Broil, and all were excellent. Our server, Samantha, was excellent...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ordered an appetizer but got our meal before the appetizer. The waitress had forgotten to place the order. The prime rib was good but nothing special. There was a wide range of customers. We visited on a Friday night.

Thank smmartin
Reviewed 15 March 2018

I decided to write this review after reading several recent cranky ones. You want to spend your paycheck, get snotty service, wait an hour for your table and pay for parking? Then go to one of the steakhouses in the Seaport area. Want a good...More

1  Thank ccm02139
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The service was very bad. The wait staff clearly don't care about there job. The food was excellent and the prices you can't beat. Two people eating steak, an appetizer, a bottle of wine and an after dinner drink for under a $100.00. I don't...More

Thank Mike_bu_10
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner filet was tender ,shrimp and chicken parm were good.Good value and good service.Place was welcoming and warm

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went to Franks because of the Phantom gourmet review was sadly disappointed. I know a princess cut prime rib is small but a quarter of an inch thick piece 6 inches long 3 inches wide is ridiculous plus it was raw..i asked for medium done...More

1  Thank kathysjewel6
Reviewed 25 January 2018

This is our second and last time!!! Terrible Service Terrible :( I wonder how did they open for such a long time. Wont Return Terrible Experience......

Thank Angelo K
Reviewed 25 January 2018

It might have been 20 years since I had dinner at Frank's, but I thought I'd give it another try. The interior was more welcoming that I remembered, the staff was fine, and the ambiance was fine, too. Somewhat neighborhood-y, which was nice. The food,...More

Thank obp483
Reviewed 16 January 2018

It appears they have let the fame go to their heads , service was terrible. Filet was over cooked and the sirlion tough. Average sides. Service was average and kitchen staff unaccomidating. Won't return.

2  Thank madd0562
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Great value pleasant surprise Food tested excellent Chowder was very thick and good taste everyone enjoyed there meal friendly service

Thank 757samj
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Maureen T
15 April 2016|
Response from Marco19632013 | Reviewed this property |
Great place front will seat@ 75. Depends on you want.. passed hourderves then buffet or sit down dinner. I would opt for the first. I don't know if they have private dining roo but for the value and guality you can't go... More
4 August 2015|
Response from InfoTravler |
Yes, there is limited parking directly behind the building and more parking at the bank/donut shop
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
16:00 - 21:30
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
15:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2310 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140-1813
  • Public Transportation: 77 bus to the front door from Arlington or Harvard. Red Line to Davis Square and 7 minute walk
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-661-0666
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